Author Archives: Neale McGeever

Contributing Editor - I'm an entertainment writer ('journalist') from the North East. My favourite bands include Slipknot, Nirvana and Ninja Sex Party... I've freelanced for the likes of Kerrang!,Closer, Front, ZOO, and many others! I'm also big in to movies, video games, live comedy and ...beer!

Hordes Of Belial First and Second stage headliners announced

Headliners of the first and second stages have been announced for the annual Dundee festival, Hordes Of Belial. Topping the bill is British metal mob Anger Management alongside second stage headliners Korpse. The lads will also be joined by Rex Shachath, Nolti Nan Gana Nan Nolta, Necrogrinder, De Profundis, Thrashist Regime, Sound Over Silence, Threshold Sicks and Beckon. Check out ...

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Arcane Roots announce new single ‘Belief’ + tour details

Taking time from touring with Muse and Bad Religion in Europe, the Surrey based band, Arcane Roots, are releasing a new single. The track Belief will be made available on August 26th via Play it Again Sam. Like their last single Slow the video will be produced and directed by the band’s drummer, Daryl Atkins, for release in July. Guitarist and ...

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Exumer announce line-up change + UK tour

German thrashers, Exumer,have announced the departure of guitarist H.K.. The guitarist left for personal reasons, vocalist Mem V. Stein comments: “We were sad to let H.K. go after touring with him for the past three years and recording our comeback album in 2011. However, the thrashing must go on and we already have found a session guitarists who will accompany ...

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Lower Lands share cover of Weezer’s ‘Buddy Holly’

Lincolnshire lads, Lower Lands, have recently recorded an acoustic cover of Weezer’s classic track, Buddy Holly. The band feel this in particular song showcases one of their biggest influences and shows frontman, Benji Inkley, at his very best. Check out the cover below! The cover is released alongside the group’s new EP, Canvas, which is available for free via I ...

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GIBSON Guitar experience will be at Silverstone Classic 2013

Guitar giants Gibson have revealed more details about the Gibson Guitar Experience at Silverstone Classic 2013. The attraction will be located on the Village Green. Gibson Guitar Experience will teach visitors of the motor racing event how to play guitar and will appear on a ‘cyber stage’ on their Facebook. In addition participants will be filmed and have the chance ...

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Wintersun Reveal UK & Ireland tour details

Finland Folk-Metal band Wintersun are touring in the UK/Ireland for the first time since 2008. This tour is to promote their second full length album Time I which has been 8 years in the making. The band is led by ex-Ensiferum member Jari Mäenpäa and will play the folowing dates: JULY 2013 16 – London, Highbury Garage 17 – Manchester, Club ...

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The Smashing Pumpkins release ‘The Aeroplane Flies High’ special editions

Alt-rock royalty, The Smashing Pumpkins, are releasing four separate versions of their 1996 platinum-selling box set The Aeroplane Flies High as part of the continuing series of re-issues. The set will be available as a 6-CD +1 DVD; 5-LPs and Deluxe Digital and Standard Digital editions. The re-mastered and re-issued set will be released on July 23rd. The set will ...

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Lonewolf to release ‘Army Of The Damned’ vinyl

Army Of The Damned, the new album from Lonewolf , will be the first vinyl record released by the French Power Metal veterans via Inferno Records. The release will be limited to 300 copies; 150 on black vinyl and 150 on blue coloured vinyl for an October release this year. Inferno Records head honcho, Fab, had this to say: “It ...

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Ashes of Ares reveal their debut album

Ashes of Ares have revealed more details on their debut album including cover art, track listings and release date. Their self-titled album will be released on September 9th via Nuclear Blast Records as a special edition CD digipack with a bonus track, as well as 2 LP versions. The cover art was created by the band’s drummer, Van Williams. He had ...

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Not Tonight Josephine Release Lyric Video for ‘Common Gold’

Post-hardcore dudes Not Tonight Josephine will release their new EP Common Gold July 9th. In anticipation of the release, the band have posted a lyric video for the single, also titled Common Gold. Check out the clip below! The EP was produced by James Paul Wisner, who has previously worked with Paramore, Underoath and Go Radio. This will be the ...

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